Tag Archives: Small business strategy

Sample Strategy Descriptions

Since this is a first step towards a lean business plan, here’s a reminder: The lean business plan is for internal use only. Don’t sweat the text. Just do bullets. Here are some examples to help. These are the strategy sections in the lean business plans of a small business social media consultant and a… Read More »

Real-World Business Strategy

“Strategy is about making choices, trade-offs; it’s about deliberately choosing to be different.” – Michael Porter The above quote combines beautifully with the other Michael Porter quote at the beginning of Chapter 4, Set Your Strategy. “The essence of strategy is choosing what not to do.” That’s how I see strategy in the real world. Like… Read More »